Dundee Utd. face a trip to Heart of Midlothian at Tynecastle Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Terrors will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 38 and win only 16 of the 70 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2007, where Dundee Utd. annihilated the The Terrors 0 - 4 in a Scottish Premier match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 17 Mar||Hearts||0 - 4||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Dec||Dundee Utd.||0 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
|2006/2007||Sun 01 Oct||Hearts||4 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2005/2006||Tue 07 Feb||Dundee Utd.||1 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sat 05 Nov||Hearts||3 - 0||Dundee Utd.||SPL|
|2005/2006||Sun 14 Aug||Dundee Utd.||0 - 3||Hearts||SPL|
|2004/2005||Sat 16 Apr||Dundee Utd.||2 - 1||Hearts||SPL|
Recent respective form guides
Heart of Midlothian have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Jambo's, with 7 goals against.
Dundee Utd. have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the The Terrors have hit 7 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Hearts's 14 points from 9 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 5th position. Dundee Utd. find themselves in a respectable 4th position, courtesy of the 16 points they have accumulated from 9 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Jambo's, as the The Terrors have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Hearts||Won 3 successive home games.|
4 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 3 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 8 .
|Dundee Utd.||15 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 9 outings ago.